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Air Force to Launch Missile-Warning Satellite Friday

SPACE.COM A U.S. military satellite designed to detect enemy missiles is scheduled to launch Friday night (Jan. 20), and you can watch the liftoff live online. If all goes according to plan, a United Laun...
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Air Force Testing IBM Brain Chip

CRYPTOGON Nope, there aren’t any SkyNet jokes in the article. Via: MIT Technology Review: Satellites, aircraft, and growing numbers of drones—the U.S. Air Force has a lot of electronic eyes i...
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Pentagon successfully tests micro-drone swarm

YAHOO NEWS The Pentagon may soon be unleashing a 21st-century version of locusts on its adversaries after officials on Monday said it had successfully tested a swarm of 103 micro-drones. The important step in...
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SpaceX cleared for return to flight from California

FLORIDA TODAY SpaceX has been cleared to attempt a Monday launch of a Falcon 9 rocket from California, the company's first in nearly five months. The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday confirmed it...
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SpaceX Launches Set To Resume In January

MARKET WATCH Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. is preparing to resume rocket launches on Jan. 8, according to industry officials, using revised operational procedures developed in response to ...
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French Woman Wants to Marry Her Robot

TRUTHREVOLT.ORG Move over bestiality, there's a new sexuality in town, and according to some experts, it will become widely popular by 2050: robosexuals, which is exactly as it sounds; someone in love with r...
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Yahoo Discloses New Breach of 1 Billion User Accounts

REUTERS Yahoo Inc warned on Wednesday that it had uncovered yet another massive cyber attack, saying data from more than 1 billion user accounts was compromised in August 2013, making it the largest breach i...
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Silicon Valley faces its reckoning with Trump

LA TIMES Some of the nation’s top tech CEOs will find out how much of a grudge Trump holds when they ride the elevator up to his office in Trump Tower on Wednesday. Tech titans including Apple Chief Exe...
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ESA Aims to Land Probe on Mars by 2021

SCIENCE WORLD REPORT Traveling to Mars is somehow a challenge to all the space agencies, but most of them want to study the Red Planet. Now, the European Space Agency (ESA) will again try to land a probe on ...
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Apple doesn’t just want to control your car

COMPUTER WORLD The problem with so many reports on Apple’s widely publicized letter to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is that they have been so distracted by the letter’s focus...
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New bionic eye implant connects directly to brain

RUSSIA TODAY Scientists may have made a significant breakthrough in restoring human sight, as a woman who had been blind for seven years has regained the ability to see shapes and colours with a bionic eye imp...
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Brain Implant allows paralyzed man to feel again

WASHINGTON POST For the first time, scientists have helped a paralyzed man experience the sense of touch in his mind-controlled robotic arm. For the cutting-edge experiment, a collaboration between the Un...